News & Notes

The Association of College Honor Societies, as the leading certifying body for honor societies, stands in solidarity against systemic racism and promotes inclusion among all member associations. We support organizations that represent inclusivity and equity for all.  

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The mission of ACHS is to build a visibly-cohesive community of national and international honor societies that promotes the values of higher education; fosters excellence in scholarship, leadership, service, and research; and adheres to the standards of honor society excellence.



The Association shall act as the coordinating agency for collegiate honor societies; provide facilities for the consideration of matters of mutual interest; define honor societies of the several types; cooperate with college and university faculties and administrative officers in developing and maintaining high standards and useful functions; and collect, publish, and distribute information and data.